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The Woodlands

A Grade II Listed Building in Penn, City of Wolverhampton

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Latitude: 52.5609 / 52°33'39"N

Longitude: -2.157 / 2°9'25"W

OS Eastings: 389455

OS Northings: 295905

OS Grid: SO894959

Mapcode National: GBR 15V.ZC

Mapcode Global: WHBFY.VW1M

Entry Name: The Woodlands

Listing Date: 31 March 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1201854

English Heritage Legacy ID: 378526

Location: Wolverhampton, WV4

County: City of Wolverhampton

Electoral Ward/Division: Penn

Built-Up Area: Wolverhampton

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: Penn St Bartholomew

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


895-1/4/369 (North side)
The Woodlands


House, now residential home. 1899, by H T Hare. English bond
brick with sandstone dressings; gabled plain tile roof with
brick parapets and copings: tall brick stacks. Double-depth
plan. Arts and crafts style. 2 storeys and attic; garden front
of 5 bays, with 3 gabled bays to centre. Wood mullioned and
transomed windows of up to 4 lights; central 2-storey bay
window: bay to left of centre has 2 semi-circular arches with
Doric column to recessed grand-floor entrance. Similar
fenestration to other elevations. Left gable has 2-storey bay
window joining rear left wing which has 3-light window in
heavy stone surround to canted angle and 2-light
stone-mullioned window adjoining arched door way with stone
architrave set under flat hood. Projecting gabled wings flank
central recessed bay of rear wing which has balustraded
parapet over continuous stone-mullioned and transomed
first-floor windows set above lean-to with 2-light
stone-mullioned windows.
INTERIOR: complete and lavishly executed including panelled
ground-floor rooms, Morris and Co. wall decoration, lincrusta
friezes and ceilings, classical and Arts and Crafts fireplaces
with do Morgan tilework and panelled stairhall with dog-leg

Listing NGR: SO8945595905

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